Friday, May 18, 2007

Acquisitions (part three)

Ron Burkle is on a buying spree. Advertising Age reports:

The auction for Dennis Publishing's Maxim, Blender and Stuff is shaping up as a showdown between two oversize personalities, ex-Wenner Media veteran Kent Brownridge and supermarket king turned media magnate Ron Burkle.

Burkle's getting it. His pockets are deep and his will is strong. Christ.